Peter Lion had been keen towards writing from a really early age. During his developing up years in Connecticut he was observed dabbling with poems and also wrote numerous short stories. His skill within this discipline had been additionally perfected when right after joining the Notre Dame High School in Connecticut he started adding to the actual students school newspaper.
He set out to create a profession of his enthusiasm for the words by initially getting a degree in Journalism through the Southern Connecticut State University. He published his first magazine article within the Hartford Magazine before he had managed to graduate along with his journalism degree.
He embarked in to the tv industry also just before he had completed his college. A few months prior to graduation, Peter Lion took up a job with WTNH-TV as a part tome graphics operator. This particular television channel had been an affiliate with the ABC network and had been centered out of New Haven. Peter Lion although, had simply no experience within this field snapped up this chance to acquire an entry and to create a foothold in the news and tv industry.
He mastered the ropes quickly, understanding the particular technical issues of the operation of a tv network and continued to be a part of the channel for over a period of 2 years.
He then relocated to Boston and also began working with WSBK as a Technical Director. He handled a number of projects, his key one remaining the Boston Red Sox Baseball and Boston Bruins Hockey. Nevertheless, his wish to be within television and his love for penning pulled him back in his home state as part of a small television station start up.
He joined up with this team as being a director and also a technical director for the 10 PM news cast, that was to be the very first in the state. He grabbed the opportunity of presenting his talent as well as knowledge as in his stint within Boston he has had the ability of working with several accomplished directors. He used this kind of knowledge to create the actual show from scratch.
Peter Lion moved to Pittsburg and joined up with KADA TV right after completing two years in this start up. In his stint in this tv network, he milked the various facets of his expertise as well as functioned as being a weather anchor, announcer, news producer, feature producer and also director. It was during his stint at KADA-TV that Peter Lion discovered inspiration with regard to his book titled “The American St. Nick”.
He then transferred back to Connecticut and also grew to become part of ESPN sports network. Even now an integral part of ESPN, he is in charge for a number of their shows such as Sports Centre as well as the NFL Draft in his position within the corporation as being a Director. His primary show however, continues to be, College Gameday.
He has been a 2 time winner of the Emmy awards, even though he’s been nominated frequently with regard to his contribution within the television industry. He received his first Emmy for his work within Sports Centre and received his second Emmy for the show NFL countdown.
Apart from working, Peter Lion is currently working on his second book. He is additionally a part of a band that goes by the name of “Cheaper than Therapy” and is also their lead singer and guitarist